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About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.
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'Summer' Vase, Axel Salto, circa 1950
Axel Salto
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases and Vessels
Stoneware
A rare and sizable vase by Royal Copenhagen depicting birds within branches...
Monumental Repoussé Map of the World from JFK Airl...
Patricio Caces
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s American Maps
Copper
This is an extraordinary and unique map of the world salvaged from the Sabe...
Early and Monumental Harry Bertoia Sculpture Screen
Early and Monumental Harry Bertoia Sculpture Scree...
Harry Bertoia
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Sculptures
Brass, Steel
Sculpture screen from a set of ten commissioned by architect and interior d...
Harry Bertoia Early Wire Form Sculpture, Untitled
Harry Bertoia
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Sculptures
Steel, Wire
A very early sculpture that represents one of the many stages of Bertoia's ...
1965 Wendell Castle Vermilion Desk and Chair
1965 Wendell Castle Vermilion Desk and Chair
Wendell Castle
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s American Desks
One of the greatest sets of American Studio/Craft Furniture by Wendell Cast...
Sculptural Pedestal Base Table by Wendell Castle
Sculptural Pedestal Base Table by Wendell Castle
Wendell Castle
Offered by Lost City Arts
20th Century American Dining Room Tables
Mahogany
A wonderfully sculpted and highly carved table by Wendell Castle, signed an...
Frits Henningsen Lounge Chair
Frits Henningsen Lounge Chair
Frits Henningsen
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1930s Danish Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Mahogany, Mohair
Henningsen is responsible for creating some of the most enduring Classic de...
Rare and Fabulous Reggiani Sconces
Rare and Fabulous Reggiani Sconces
Reggiani
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
Steel
These sconces are true new old stock, found in their original boxes. Incred...
Scaccomatto Chess Set by Franco Rocco
Franco Rocco
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Games
Brass, Bronze, Chrome
Incised signature to each King 'Franco Rocco 397/1000'. This set is number ...
Unusually Large and Impressive Swiss Cubist Wall S...
Unknown
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Swiss Wall Lights and Sconces
Aluminum
These sconces come from a Zurich fashion boutique, circa 1970s. The light s...
Klaus Titze Sculptural Wicker Figures
Klaus Titze Sculptural Wicker Figures
Klaus Titze
Offered by Lost City Arts
2010s Danish Sculptures
Wicker
An engaging pair of wicker figures by Danish sculpture Klaus Titze. The un...
Jens Risom Magazine Table
Jens Risom Magazine Table
Jens Risom
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Magazine Racks and Stands
Walnut
An original magazine table designed by Jens Risom. The table is a simple, s...
Tapio Wirkkala for Rosenthal White "Pollo" Vases
Tapio Wirkkala
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Vases and Vessels
Porcelain
Set of two "Pollo" vases by Wirkkala for Rosenthal. Truly an iconic piece o...
Berrocal Micro David Sculpture Pendant on Rare Ori...
Miguel Berrocal
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Sculptures
Brass, Nickel
A micro David erotic puzzle sculpture pendant modeled as a man's torso. It ...
Bush Form Sculpture by Harry Bertoia
Harry Bertoia
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s American Sculptures
Bronze, Copper
One of the most beautiful sculptural styles of the Post-War era. Harry Bert...
Jere Raindrops Tree Sculpture
Jere Raindrops Tree Sculpture
Curtis Jere
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Sculptures
Brass, Wood
By far the most original style Jere produced the Raindrop pieces are the mo...
Rare Modular Bookcase and Cabinets by Mogens Koch
Rare Modular Bookcase and Cabinets by Mogens Koch
Mogens Koch
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Oak
His bookcase was first designed for his own private home and reflected the ...
Harry Bertoia "Cattail" Sonambient Sculpture
Harry Bertoia "Cattail" Sonambient Sculpture
Harry Bertoia
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s American Sculptures
Brass, Bronze, Copper
Shortly after the work was purchased from Makler Gallery, the owner reached...
Leza McVey Vessel with Stopper
Leza McVey Vessel with Stopper
Leza McVey
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Ceramics
Ahead of her time, McVey hand-built large-scale, biomorphic forms. Many wer...
1970s Articulating Italian Floor Lamp
1970s Articulating Italian Floor Lamp
Unknown
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Fantastic articulating floor lamp from Italy. Old stock, never used. Great ...
Rare George Nelson Model 5215 Jewelry Chest with M...
George Nelson
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Cabinets
Teak, Rosewood, Porcelain, Brass
George Nelson's miniature jewelry chests have always been a desired item. T...
Large and Extraordinary Five Shade Murano Fixture
Vistosi-Venini
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Glass, Brass, Steel
This is an outstanding example of period Italian lighting. The long and sle...
George Nelson Rosewood Thin Edge Dresser
George Nelson Rosewood Thin Edge Dresser
George Nelson
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Dressers
Aluminum, Rosewood
Nelson introduced the Thin Edge Collection in 1952, originally called the R...
Fantastic Chrome Fluted Chandelier by Esperia, Ita...
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants
Steel, Chrome
A fantastic chandelier with fluted chrome down lights. The stems appear to ...
Magiscope Sculpture by Feliciano Béjar, 1920-2007...
Feliciano Béjar
Offered by Lost City Arts
Late 20th Century Mexican Sculptures
Iron, Glass
A spectacular example of Bejar's Magiscope sculptures. He is known for his ...
Patchwork Coffee Table by Paul Evans
Patchwork Coffee Table by Paul Evans
Paul Evans
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Coffee and Cocktail Tables
A well executed and designed table by Paul Evans. The table is comprised of...
Rare Concept Window Panels by Gio Ponti
Gio Ponti
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Contemporary Art
A rare set of paintings on perplex panels by Gio Ponti, similar to the one ...
Pair of Alexander Girard Marble Side Table for Her...
Alexander Girard
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s American Side Tables
Steel, Aluminum, Marble
Rare carrara marble side table pair designed by Alexander Girard for Herman...
Extremely Rare Gio Ponti, Pair of Starburst Sconce...
Gio Ponti
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Italian Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass, Glass
A rare set of sconces by Gio Ponti (1891-1979) for Arredoluce, Italy. The s...
Torqued Stainless Steel Ribbons Sculpture by Bever...
Beverly Pepper
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Sculptures
Stainless Steel
Beverly Pepper is an American sculptor who's work is possessed by many priv...
Incredible Interlocking Opalescent Glass Chandelie...
Carlo Nason
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Chandeliers and Pendants
Steel, Glass
A unique take on the glass cluster chandelier popular in Mid-Century Italia...
Pair of Fontana Arte Wall Mount Coat Hooks, Italy
Fontana Arte
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Italian Coat Stands
Brass, Glass
A wonderful and elegant pair of coat hooks by Fontana Arte, Italy. Ideal fo...
Rare "Septima" Chandelier by Poul Henningsen
Poul Henningsen
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1930s Danish Chandeliers and Pendants
Glass, Nickel, Brass
We consider this chandelier by Poul Henningsen to be the most important and...
Pair of Gio Ponti Multi Cylinder Sconces, Italy
Gio Ponti
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1960s Italian Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass
A wonderful pair of 18 candelabra socket sconces by Gio Ponti. The sconces ...
Fine and Elegant Rare Backlit Mirror
Fontana Arte
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Wall Mirrors
Glass, Metal
Attributed to Fontana Arte due to it's typical chiseled glass frame and cle...
Elegant Opalescent Pair of Sconces by Carlo Nason ...
Carlo Nason
Offered by Lost City Arts
Vintage 1970s Italian Wall Lights and Sconces
Glass
A stunning pair of interlocking opalescent glass sconces by Carlo Nason for...